Indians to get a free shot of corona virus vaccine in 73 days: Report
It seems that the day all Indians have been waiting for, for over six months may be nearing very soon. According to reports, India is all set to get its first corona virus vaccine.
The first vaccine in the country is likely to be the Oxford University/AstraZeneca vaccine, dubbed Covishield in India. The vaccine is likely to be commercialized in 73 days from now, a top official at the Serum Institute of India said.
Trials of Covishield are currently underway in the country, and are being handled by the Serum Institute, official partners for the production and marketing of the vaccine in India. Previously, reports of the vaccine being the first to go into production in India had surfaced.